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He ended the Championship as England's first-choice fly-half but a horrific ankle injury sustained when playing for Wasps against Bath in the Premiership that summer derailed his preparation for the following season.
Although he kept his place for the autumn internationals he lost out Andy Goode and Toby Flood for the 2009 edition.
But on his return from a two-season stint playing for Super 15 side Melbourne Rebels in Australia, the playmaker is back on England ’s radar.
"To make the effort to stay in touch, I appreciate that," said Cipriani.
"It shows they are still looking at you and thinking about you."
"Any player who is not playing for England, or is playing for England, wants to stay involved or get into the side and I am no different to any young England player.
"For me it is about having a good season."